Holly has conducted numerous civil hearings in the County Court including a wide variety of applications, hearings and small claims, including cases involving complex issues on credit hire. She also regularly accepts instructions to draft advices and pleadings on personal injury matters for both Claimants and Defendants.
Holly has also been instructed to represent clients at civil committal hearings as well as numerous mental health tribunals and appeal hearings and is experienced when dealing with vulnerable clients. She has also conducted trials involving advanced legal submissions and complex areas of law.
During the first six months of her pupillage Holly observed a broad range of civil work with her pupil supervisor Simon Anderson along with other members of the Chambers. Holly regularly assisted with the drafting of pleadings and advice on liability and quantum and has observed Fast Track and Multi-Track cases in a wide range of areas including:
- Employers’ liability;
- Road traffic litigation;
- Occupiers’ liability;
- Industrial disease;
- Holiday Sickness;
- Highways claims;
- Clinical negligence.
Prior to pupillage Holly worked as a Paralegal at Stewarts Law, a firm specialising in high value cases involving catastrophic injuries and fatal accidents. During her time as a paralegal Holly assisted with the preparation and litigation of complex cases, regularly participating in conferences about sensitive issues with vulnerable clients and their families.
Holly is happy to accept instructions in all areas of civil litigation including the drafting of pleadings and advice. Holly will be able happy to turn around papers quickly and efficiently in order to meet short deadlines.